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Re: change a file over an external checkout

From: Tyler Roscoe <tyler_at_cryptio.net>
Date: Fri, 23 Oct 2009 15:21:10 -0700

On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 12:07:51AM +0200, Georg Gell wrote:
> Would it make sense to checkout the external repository (or is this the
> same like import anyway?), then check it into my repository, do the
> changes and commit them to my subversion repository. And if they apply
> the patches, I still can remove the files from my svn server, and reset
> the svn:external to theirs with the new patches.
> Are there any disadvantages to this (licenses would permit this)?

If you're going to go this route, definitely look at vendor branches;
Bob sent a good summary and link just after my last reply to you.

tyler

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